Arthur Dobrin is an American author, Professor Emeritus of Management, Entrepreneurship and General Business at Hofstra University and Leader Emeritus of the Ethical Humanist Society of Long Island.
Dr. Arthur Dobrin and his wife served for two years in the Peace Corps in Kenya. He has maintained his interest in the country since, having returned with his family and having led educational safaris to Kenya for Adelphi University School of Social Work. He has published three novels, a collection of short stories and a book of poems all set in Kenya. The novels include This Red Land (Nsemia Inc. 2018) and Kwamboka’s Inquiry (Nsemia Inc. 2017). He and Lyn directed the Kenya Project, a programme that provides funding for an elementary school in Kisii.
Arthur Dobrin has also been a visiting scholar at Nanjing Normal University, Nanjing, China; Makerere University, Kampala, Uganda; Kisii College, Kisii, Kenya; the Gusii Technical College, Kisii, Kenya; and an exchange professor at Claflin University, in South Carolina, a historical black college.